• Old School (2003)

Old School

Release Date: February 21st, 2003

DVD Release Date: June 10th, 2003

R |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

After discovering his girlfriend (Juliette Lewis) has been participating in group sex, attorney Mitch (Luke Wilson) feels his world come undone. He moves into a new place, which happens to be near a college campus, and tries to get his life back together. Two of his best friends, Frank (Will Ferrell) and Beanie (Vince Vaughn), start hanging out at Mitch's house, eventually turning the place into a wild party pad, much to the ire of the college's dean, Gordon "Cheese" Pritchard (Jeremy Piven).

Cast: Luke Wilson, Will Ferrell, Vince Vaughn, Jeremy Piven, Ellen Pompeo, Juliette Lewis, Leah Remini, Perrey Reeves

Director: Todd Phillips

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Montecito Picture Company

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Los Angeles, Girlfriend, Transformation, Growing up, Hilarious, Brash, Friendship, 2000s

Ratings & Reviews

  • 38
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Old School has all the ingredients of an uproarious campus comedy, but it lacks a boisterous short-order cook who could whip up a food fight or three. show more

  • 88
    Baltimore Sun

    The whole plot is a shambles. And yet none of this matters much when you're laughing as hard as this film makes you laugh. show more

  • 75
    Wesley MorrisBoston Globe

    It's also a message movie, about as weighty as Lara Flynn Boyle and twice as absurd. But I'd like to report that I had an excellent time. show more

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